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Elementary goalie backstops aspiring Grade 6 stewards

St. Joseph's pupils collect $600 for The Door Is Open and donate more than 650 cans of food By Alistair Burns The B.C.

FDA announces additional risks of Essure

Birth control device is implanted in Fallopian tubes By Mary Rezac DENVER, Colo. (CNA) Caption: A packet of birth c

Canadians for Clean Prosperity gets new executive director

Organization seeks to reconcile the economy and the environment By Deborah Gyapong OTTAWA (CCN) Caption: A banner w

Budding writers learn about faith

After-school workshop teaches English and builds character By Agnieszka Krawczynski The B.C. Catholic Caption: Youn

School system says goodbye to longtime educator

Superintendent Doug Lauson retires after 41 years in CISVA By Agnieszka Krawczynski The B.C. Catholic Caption: Doug

Local

Wagner's family awaits her return home from jail

Saturday, 27 June 2015
Pro-life activist has been behind bars since she was arrested before Christmas By Agnieszka Krawczynski The B.C. Catholic Caption: Mary Wagner. Mary Wagner's family is looking forward to her return from prison. The pro-life activist is...
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Thomist scholar strives to harmonize faith and reason

Friday, 26 June 2015
Sister Anne Frances Ai Le contributes to the formation of her students' minds and souls at St. Mark's By Alistair Burns The B.C. Catholic Caption: Sister Anne Frances Ai Le, a Dominican, participates in...
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Great outdoors calls young ladies

Thursday, 25 June 2015
Campers can ignite their faith By Alistair Burns The B.C. Catholic Caption: Campers who attend the Crestwell Leadership Camp will be encouraged to ignite friendship by drowning evil in an abundance of good,...
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Op-Ed

Church supports ethical adult stem-cell research

- Sunday, 28 June 2015

Some stem-cell sources 'do not involve embryos' By Vincent Canil (Caption: A diagram of where different kinds of stem cells come from. Vincent Canil writes that the Catholic Church supports research in adult, amniotic, and induced pluripotent stem cells. Photo credit: Mike Jones / Wikimedia Commons) Stem-cell research is a hot topic today; many claim stem cells could have...
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Chaplains bring Christ to fliers: Pope

- Saturday, 27 June 2015

Pontiff calls airports a 'cosmopolitan environment, multi-ethnic, and multi-religious' (Caption: An Airbus A380. Pope Francis recently welcomed Catholic airport chaplains at the Vatican. Photo credit: Axwel / Wikimedia Commons). Here is the address by Pope Francis June 12 to airport chaplains visiting Rome. I receive you at the conclusion of the International Seminar of Catholic Chaplains of Civil Aviation and members of...
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Canadian

Evangelization means getting your hands dirty

Monday, 29 June 2015
Charity is not meant to be done at a distance: Father Hrynkiw By Paul Paproski, OSB Prairie Messenger (CCN) MUENSTER, Sask. Caption: Father Gregory Hrynkiw / Paul Paproski, OSB / Prairie Messenger. North Americans are generous...
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Alberta CWL hears from national leader, a Vancouverite

Sunday, 28 June 2015
New provincial president, from Red Deer, takes over By Thandiwe Konguavi Western Catholic Reporter Caption: Cathy Bouchard / Photo contributed / (CCN). The Catholic Women's League must embrace bold and creative rethinking, national president Barb...
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Cathedral closed over safety concern

Saturday, 27 June 2015
Restoration expected to be completed in 2018 By Evan Boudreau The Catholic Register TORONTO (CCN) Caption: Photo by Evan Boudreau / The Catholic Register (CCN). Construction stripped St. Michael's Cathedral of its spiritual atmosphere some time...
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Sports

Is diving morally acceptable?

Friday, 11 July 2014
Numerous players from many teams try it on By Alistair Burns The B.C. Catholic Caption: Father Pablo Santa Maria. It's the 90th minute in a World Cup match. The fans nervously look at the scoreboard:...
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B.C. Lions QB takes both football and life's challenges in stride

Thursday, 21 November 2013
Travis Lulay leaps into end zone on Catholicism, Popes, and how to be a role model (Caption: B.C. Lions quarterback Travis Lulay tries to avoid Saskatchewan Roughriders linebacker Weldon Brown (#35) during...
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B.C. Lions host annual Faith Night

Friday, 15 November 2013
Players, coaches tackle questions on prayer, competing for a higher cause By Alistair Burns The B.C. Catholic The final score is the only statistic that matters to most CFL fans. Did the Lions win?...
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Special

Pope's Encyclical on the Environment: Laudato Si

- Thursday, 18 June 2015

ENCYCLICAL LETTER LAUDATO SI’ OF THE HOLY FATHER FRANCIS ON CARE FOR OUR COMMON HOME 1. “LAUDATO SI’, mi’ Signore” – “Praise be to you, my Lord”. In the words of this beautiful canticle, Saint Francis of Assisi reminds us that our common home is like a sister with whom we share our life and a beautiful mother who opens...
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